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Dell XPS 12 Windows 8 Tablet Vs. Hurricane Sandy
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Umar Jamil
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Umar Jamil,
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11/27/2012 | 2:38:25 PM
re: Dell XPS 12 Windows 8 Tablet Vs. Hurricane Sandy
Cool Stuff!
PMcDougall
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11/12/2012 | 7:36:02 PM
re: Dell XPS 12 Windows 8 Tablet Vs. Hurricane Sandy
Kmandal. The system performed very well in tablet mode. But might be a bit too heavy for some to use as an everyday tablet
PMcDougall
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11/12/2012 | 7:34:40 PM
re: Dell XPS 12 Windows 8 Tablet Vs. Hurricane Sandy
Eric, I did use the XPS 12 in my lap and there were no issues with it getting too warm
kmandal
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kmandal,
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11/11/2012 | 2:50:00 AM
re: Dell XPS 12 Windows 8 Tablet Vs. Hurricane Sandy
Hello

Thank you so much for the detail review of the New Dell XPS 12. I am curious to know how this hybrid performed in the Tablet mode during your test? was the performance in the tablet mode as good as performance in the laptop mode. I am sure it will perform very nicely as a laptop but I am not sure how it may perform in the tablet mode. Also, during your test of Dell XPS 12 , how did you feel about the weight of the computer in the tablet mode. I will appreciate your answer very much.
Eric (Seattle)
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Eric (Seattle),
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11/10/2012 | 9:56:49 PM
re: Dell XPS 12 Windows 8 Tablet Vs. Hurricane Sandy
Thanks for the write up Paul. Did you ever work with the XPS 12 out of your lap and did it get warm?
bashdrew
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bashdrew,
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11/9/2012 | 3:03:17 AM
re: Dell XPS 12 Windows 8 Tablet Vs. Hurricane Sandy
thank you for checking this for me. i really want the form factor of the xps 12 and been waiting for good reviews like this one, but i need something that i can write on, just like the galaxy note. i guess i have to look into the latitude 10 which supports the wacom pen. thanks again.
PMcDougall
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PMcDougall,
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11/8/2012 | 4:38:55 PM
re: Dell XPS 12 Windows 8 Tablet Vs. Hurricane Sandy
thanks bashdrew. I just checked with Dell. The XPS 12 does not support the Wacom digitizer pen. The display is incompatible.
PMcDougall
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PMcDougall,
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11/8/2012 | 4:37:33 PM
re: Dell XPS 12 Windows 8 Tablet Vs. Hurricane Sandy
thanks R0nin, much appreciated...
R0nin
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11/8/2012 | 1:53:47 PM
re: Dell XPS 12 Windows 8 Tablet Vs. Hurricane Sandy
Hi Paul, glad to hear you were able to weather Hurricane Sandy. What a tragic event and our heart goes out to all your fellow New Yorkers and surrounding areas who were (and still are) affected.

I usually don't comment on articles, but this was a piece that was well done. I enjoyed reading it especially with the perspective you were able to add 'surviving' your environment with it. It sounds like Dell has put together a winner here, and it might actually succeed, despite their foibles, as a viable Windows 8 hybrid.
bashdrew
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bashdrew,
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11/7/2012 | 10:27:05 PM
re: Dell XPS 12 Windows 8 Tablet Vs. Hurricane Sandy
I enjoyed reading your review of the XPS 12. Would you know if a wacom digitizer pen will work on the touch screen? I really want a hybrid but one of the things that I wanted is something that I can take down notes on. Thank you.
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